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Forest City in Rutherford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Town of Burnt Chimney

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 14, 2009
1. Town of Burnt Chimney Marker
Inscription.
Town of Burnt Chimney
1877-1887
Changed to Forest City
1887
100th Anniversary 1977

 
Erected 1977 by Forest City Kiwanis.
 
Location. 35° 20.037′ N, 81° 51.958′ W. Marker is in Forest City, North Carolina, in Rutherford County. Marker is on W Main Street (U.S. 74) near Thomas Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Forest City NC 28043, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forest City Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Forest City (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Police Memorial (about 400 feet away); Rutherford County Memorial (about 500 feet away); First Baptist Church (about 800 feet away); Elisha Baxter (approx. mile away); Old Cool Springs Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Rev. James Milton Webb (approx. 5.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Forest City.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Town of Burnt Chimney Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 14, 2009
2. Town of Burnt Chimney Marker
Town of Burnt Chimney Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 14, 2009
3. Town of Burnt Chimney Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 615 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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